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Unmodifiable music file tags

I have some music files (.mp3 and .flac) which have unmodifiable tags: After I change the tags, they revert to their original values automatically. It's not related to access permissions (using Linux) ...
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Tagging strategy on Mac OSX

I want to use tagging on MacOSX, mostly for pictures, but may extend it to other files too. Caveat: it must be compatible with Leopard, because most of my files are on an old (pre-intel) iMac. I have ...
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How do I set Windows Explorer in Windows 7 to display metadata / tags of Ogg Vorbis (.OGG) files when in 'Details' view?

How do I set Windows Explorer in Windows 7 to display metadata / tags (Artist, Song Title, etc.) of Ogg Vorbis (.OGG) files when in 'Details' view?
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Add a newline after each XML tag

My xml file looks like this: <price = "2.22"><instock = "1"> I need to have it like that: <price = "2.22"> <instock = "1"> After each ">" character I need to put a ...
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Way in Emacs to do a tags like search over all open buffers

In Emacs, the tags-search command allows a search across files in your tags table. It would be handy to have a similar search functionality but over the open buffers in your Emacs session. Does such ...
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How can I configure Windows Media Player to manage my music library?

I'm currently using Windows Media Player 12 on Windows 7 Ultimate. I was using iTunes, but since I got my Android phone, I got rid of my iPod and uninstalled iTunes. I'm trying to do things like keep ...
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What is a good .mp3/.m4v tag editor for OS X [closed]

What is a good .mp3/.m4v tag editor for OS X that's not iTunes? I'd prefer free but I'm open to anything. I've looked at ID3 Editor but that only does .mp3 (from what I could see). I want to set ...
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Online time tracking application using keywords [closed]

I stumbled across an online time / task tracking application earlier this year that caught my interest. It used a single input field for data entry that allowed specifying keywords / tags using the ...
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Windows Media Player 11 shows most songs as “Unknown Artist”

I recently installed Windows 7 Ultimate on my PC, and imported my music collection into WMP11 only to find that around 1/3 of my 3500-odd collection is identified as "Unknown Artist" "Unknown Album". ...
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Music tagging software more consistent than Tag&Rename?

A few years ago I spent an insane amount of time using the excellent Tag&Rename program. However, I find that for random, inexplicable reasons, some music tools simply disregard my tags, drop or ...
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Is there a blog tool with support for tagging posts, only displaying posts with certain combinations of tags, and LaTeX? [closed]

What I want: A blog. I can tag posts, e.g. "A" or "B" or "all," and then you can either 1) click to only view posts tagged "A" or "all" or 2) even more ideally, I can set it so you automatically see ...
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Fetch MP3 ID3 tag under linux

I have a few mp3 files which are not tagged. Winamp has a nice feature which I think is called "autotag" and which is very good at finding out artist and title for files. I'd like something like this ...
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tag structured Filesystems

I hope this is the correct site, I lose my way between the 4 sister sites :) Let me ask the question this way. all file systems I have seen before are hierarchical, that means a root directory, with ...
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Winamp question: Generating 'dynamic playlists' from file playlists -OR- mass-tagging by file playlist

I'm trying to think of a way to do this. I sort my songs into a variety of playlists corresponding to different 'moods' I might have as I listen to them, and some songs fit for more than one kind of ...
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What's the deal with NTFS tags in windows 7

So back in the days of 'longhorn' there was this WinFS idea which was both cool looking and scary looking. Then it seemed to disappear, but we were told that many of the concepts would be rolled into ...
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Firefox: getting access to the list of tabs/windows to restore on startup

Sometimes Firefox fails to restore the previously open tabs/windows. This might be happening when some of the URLs to be opened are no longer reachable (e.g. behind a VPN) or after the underlying OS ...
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Is there a way to tag MP3 the way you can do with Photos in Live Photo Gallery or Picazza?

I really do love the way you can tag pictures in Windows Live Photo Gallery. I find it incredibly useful to be able to tag the same picture with the tag "Cancun" and have it been automatically ...
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Mp3 Tag Editor Open Source Windows [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Windows: What software do you recommend for editing MP3 ID3 tags? Can someone inform me of an open source mp3 tag editor that is on Windows? Audacity doesn't let me ...
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Editing tags in bunch of MP3 files?

I have a bunch of files whose filename looks like "<Track> - <Title> - <Artist>.mp3". I'd like to rewrite their MP3 Title tag to be "<Track> - <Title>.mp3" so that each ...
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How do I search for a comment tag inside mp3 on windows 7?

How can I search for mp3 files that have the phrase "good" Inside the comment tag. I tried to search for it in the Windows 7 search bar. I typed comment:"good" and it give me bad results. I want just ...
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What's good tagging software for Windows Explorer? [closed]

To put it shortly ... I've got a r-re-he-heallly (Jim Carrey style) huge number of files that are not all of the same kind. They are all project files, from various projects, and include (but not ...
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How can I add metadata to mp3s, along a timeline to break up one mp3 in subsections?

I would like to add metadata to mixtapes or lectures that will show song names as the mix progress as well as being able to skip forward in the mp3 as if it was separate files. I have seen this done ...
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Auto-tagging MP3s

I have a ton of MP3s, but their ID tags are not filled in. Going in manually to populate them is simply too much work. I was wondering if there is a way to populate them automatically. Perhaps by ...
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How do I create my own tag files with Vim for interconnected non-code text?

I'm writing a fair bit of interconnected non-code text in vim, and I'd like to generate my own tags to use with vim tagging. For example, there's a file all about "foo", and ideally, whenever I'm ...
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forcing itunes tags to the file itself

How do I make itunes save tagging information to the file itself? I tagged a file and then loaded it into a different itunes library on a different computer via a NFS share. The tagging info wasn't ...
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Repair encoding of ID3 tags

I have inherited about 2000 MP3 files. For the majority of them, their ID3 tags display garbled in Amarok. I need a software that upgrades the ID3 tags to v2.4 type $03 (i.e. UTF-8 encoding), removes ...
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How to organize music?

You might also have the problem that the music on your computer is a mess. Programs like WMP or iTunes are not capable to identify the music and sort it into categories. Is there a solution (a ...
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How do I make Thunderbird behave like Gmail?

Specifically, things like the ability to give messages multiple tags and have them automatically show up in tag-folders. When you use Gmail IMAP, it gives each tag a folder, and messages can appear ...
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Collaborative photo sharing and tagging

Our family has about 300 GB of JPEG photos in total, spread across various hard drives in various countries. We'd like to have a solution to share and tag photos with the following features: Photos ...
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Database and tools for validated BPMs of songs?

I'm a bit picky about ensuring that all of my music has the proper tags in iTunes. I rip all of my music from CDs or purchase it by the album from Amazon, this provides good coverage. I then use Get ...
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What's a good solution for file-tagging in linux?

I've been looking for a way to tag my files and search/filter them based on those tags. Here are my (updated) requirements : any file readable by the user can be tagged freely a user can search ...
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Looking for an application that tag and recognizes contemporary music [closed]

I am working on finding out some information on few pieces of contemporary music (after or around 1900) that has not been given names, composers or dates. So I am looking for a web application or ...
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DLNA/UPNP server with tag support?

I'm looking for a DLNA server that allows tagging media and then browsing by those tags. I have a large media library (music, videos, photos) on a server and I use my PS3 to view it. Let's say I have ...
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Software to drag and drop ID3 tags into MP3s?

A while back I ripped a load of CDs into individual MP3s for each track. Like a fool I didn't use CDEx (for CDDB lookups) or an equivalent when ripping so there are no ID3 tags and each track is named ...
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Notepad++ find string with a new-line and replace

[Notepad++ Question] How do I use find-and-replace to replace the attribute of a series of tags using expression? Case scenario: Let's say I have a couple of lines of something like this: ...
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should i tag my pictures or my albums

i am taking pictures of my daughter growing up. i want to use tagging to get different views on her growing up but i am not sure if i should have tags at the picture or album level. at this point, i ...
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with good search and tagging, is there any benefits to heiarchical folders for managing information?

i was having this debate with someone about our companies WIKI as well as our email system. we were trying to decide now that we have tagging and pretty good search, is there ever a case where having ...
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Backup Picasa 'people' tags data

OK, so I've spent a fair amount of time putting names to faces in Picasa 3.5 but in a few days (hopefully) my copy of Windows 7 should arrive and I'll need to reinstall Windows. So, does anyone ...
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Tag files and archives for easy easy access and search in Windows 7

Is there a tool that lets you tag things, so that you can find or organize stuff easily? I have a bunch of folders containing zip and rar files. Most of the zip and rar files contain photos. Is there ...
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Another way to manage my files? [closed]

For some which are interesting in research, or managing their files better, I found that organizing files in tree structure isn't the best choice. does anyone know about a windows application which ...
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Can I change the sort order of labels in evolution?

In Evolution an email can be labeled by selecting from a pop-up menu. New items can be added right there on the menu. The new label is then added to the bottom of the list. I would like to re-order ...
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Deleting a tag from lots of images at once in Aperture?

Aperture makes it easy to tag lost of pictures at once by just selecting all the images, and the dragging and dropping tags from the tags pallet onto the selected images. But when you need to do the ...
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How can I export only the bookmarks under a particular tag in Firefox?

I need to share some bookmarks. I have given them all a different tag in Firefox [3.5.3] Now How can I export only the bookmarks under that tag so that they can be shared?
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Outlook Tag Plugin

Does anyone from here knows a possibility/method or pluging which will allow me to add tags/keywords to emails that I receive in Outlook 2007?
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Anyway to tag photos facebook style in native .jpg or .png metadata?

I've been intrested in this for a while I love the way that facebook tags photos. I think picasa web is a better system but not as easy to use. I know i can geo-tag my photo files but is there a way ...
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Is there any way to search for tags in Mozilla Thunderbird?

I'm currently running the Mozilla Thunderbird 2.0.0.23 desktop email client. In Thunderbird, if I type "linksys router" in the search box, it will find every message in the current folder containing ...
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Unix: How to check the existence of a tag at the beginning of each file before insertion?

The question is related to the question "Unix: Add a Tag to the beginning of each file?". How can I put the tag only to the files that do not contain the tag, such as <?php, already?
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Program to put tags (not ID3) on MP3s

My problem: I have a lot of MP3s and finding the right music to listen to is difficult. What I'd like: I'd like to be able to tag the individual files, similar to how you would tag photos on Flickr, ...
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How can I let website visitors tag my website pages for me?

I run a website that contains the text of a large number of public domain books on a specialist niche topic, spread over a large number of HTML pages. I also have a fairly enthusiastic website ...
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What is your method of “folksonomy” tagging for files on your local machine?

Way back in the days when "delicious" was just "del.icio.us", I had assumed that everyone had finally caught on that Ontology is overrated. I can tag on-line web links, blog posts, questions on ...